Gun Barrel City, Texas
About Monte SpinkerMonte was born in West Dundee, Illinois. He moved to Texas in 1998 and resides in the Cedar Creek Lake area. It is approximately 1 hour southeast of Dallas.
He has been carving for close to 30 years. He started out doing duck decoys, but his birdhouses have brought him the most recognition. He began creating them in 1997 and copyrighted them in 1999.